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Edwards CCAF graduates 140-plus Airmen

Posted May 11, 2012 by by 95th Air Base Wing Public Affairs

Team Edwards watched more than 140 Airmen recieve their Community College of the Air Fore degrees in a ceremony at Club Muroc May 3. Additionally, several Airmen distinguished themselves further with...

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First C-17 in AF takes last flight over skies of Edwards

Posted May 4, 2012 by by Jet Fabara

Team Edwards and the C-17 Integrated Test Team at the 418th Flight Test Squadron recently bid the U.S. Air Force’s first C-17 Globemaster III (S/N 87-0025) a final farewell as it departed Edwards April 23 to...

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Legacy aircraft, last of its kind, honored at the Rock

Posted May 4, 2012 by by Staff Sgt. Jacob Barreiro

The propeller blades were cycling in synchronization as the dedicated crew chief stood in front of the nose of the aircraft, rubbing it in cyclical fashion, jocularly encouraging the blades to keep turning. As the crew...

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May 1 kicks off Asian Pacific American Heritage Month

Posted May 4, 2012 by by 1st Lt. Katherine Ingle

The first of May marks the beginning of Asian Pacific American Heritage Month, celebrating the cultures of the Asian continent and the Pacific island groups of Micronesia, Melanesia and Polynesia. Originally decreed by a congressional bill in 1977, it became a Heritage Month by law...

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Edwards’ Adopt-A-Pet gives animals new hope

Posted May 4, 2012 by by Laura Mowry

Throughout her 20 years in the U.S. Marine Corps, Shelley Thurman always took the time to volunteer. While in San Diego, she took the...

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It’s so hard to say goodbye …

Posted April 27, 2012 by Air Force photograph by Jet Fabara

The U.S. Air Force’s first C-17 Globemaster III, known as T-1, takes off Runway 22L April 23, for the final time as it departs Edwards Air Force Base en route to the National Museum of the U.S. Air Force. T-1, tail...

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Fedder visits Edwards, checks out Edwards facilities

Posted April 27, 2012 by Air Force photographs by Rob Densmore

Lt. Gen. Judith A. Fedder, Deputy Chief of Staff for Logistics, Installations and Mission Support, Headquarters U.S. Air Force, gets a tour of one of three solar farms at Edwards AFB April 18. She was accompanied by Brig. Gen. Robert C. Nolan II, Air Force Flight Test Center commander (left), and Col. Gregory…

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USAF TPS graduates first ever Enlisted Flight Test Course

Posted April 27, 2012 by by Laura Mowry

The United States Air Force Test Pilot School, known for transforming the best Air Force pilots, navigators, and engineers into elite test professionals, has finally opened its doors to enlisted personnel. April 18, 12 enlisted Airmen earned the distinction of being the first class to graduate from the…

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412th TW first quarter awards

Posted April 27, 2012 by by 95th Air Base Wing Public Affairs

Team Edwards would like to congratulate all the winners of the 412th Test Wing First Quarter Awards.  The winners are:   Company Grade Officer of the Quarter Capt. Jeffrey Dallas, 412th Flight Test Squadron   Airman of the Quarter Senior Airman Brooke Parsetich, 412th Operations Support Squadron   NCO of the Quarter Tech. Sgt. Jeremy…

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Team Edwards recognizes volunteer contributions

Posted April 27, 2012 by by Laura Mowry

Team Edwards recognized the substantial contributions of base volunteers throughout 2011 at a ceremony April 18 at Club Muroc, in honor of the nationally observed Volunteer Appreciation Day. The theme of this year’s event was “Celebrating People in Action,” and in addition to…

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